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CC010.002.170 (RS218827)

Description

Photo album. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Spine covering and album label are missing. Album has 58 olive green pages; 44 of the pages are blank. Albums contains photographs and photomechanical prints depicting furnished interiors of private residences, businesses and government buildings. It is uncertain if all buildings depicted contain the work of A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Identified residences include those of William Slocum Barstow (Kings Point, LI); William Robertson Coe (Oyster Bay, NY); Jere A. Downs (Winchester, MA); Edwin S. George (Bloomfield Hills, MI); and Mrs. C. R. Holmes (New York, NY). Other named buildings include: Appleton Memorial Dining Room; First National Bank (Boston, MA); Hotel Brunswick (Boston, MA); John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co. (Boston, MA); and Nebraska State Capital (Lincoln, NE). Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 photo album containing 58 pages and 14 images (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 1 1/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 209.97
GUSN
298903
Reference Code
CC010.002.170

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
interior design
interior views
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs
photomechanical prints

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